Miroslava is a faculty member at the Yale School of Architecture, teaching graduate design studios and representation courses, where in 2018 she was selected by the graduating students to be awarded the Professor King-lui Wu Teaching Award. Miroslava is a founding partner and principal of FORMA, an architecture practice based in New York City that takes a thoughtful and rigorous approach toward design through speculative and built work. She is a registered architect in the state of Ohio, Connecticut. and New York.
Originally from Slovakia, Miroslava came to the US in 2003 and graduated Summa Cum Laude from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture. She holds a Master of Architecture from Yale University where she was awarded the Gertraud A.Wood Fellowship and the William Wirt Winchester Travelling Fellowship - school's most prestigious prize.
Prior to FORMA, she was leading the design team for Eisenman Architects’ Yenikapi Archeological Museum in Istanbul. Miroslava's other professional experience includes working on large scale mixed-use developments in Asia while at Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects and a collaboration with Joyce Hsiang and Bimal Mendis on their 2013 Latrobe Prize-winning City of 7 Billion research project supported by the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows. She is a citizen of both the United States and Slovakia.